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Where to go cheap for the Easter weekend?

Easter weekend is fast approaching. From April 16 to 18, the bells will ring across Europe to the delight of gourmets young and old. While for some, Easter is a great opportunity to stock up on chocolate, for others it’s the perfect time to go on an adventure. Liligo has selected for you the best destinations where to go cheap for the Easter weekend.

1. Saint-Malo, in Brittany

Do you live in Paris or in the Parisian suburbs? Saint-Malo is one of the best destinations near the capital… In a few hours by road or train, you are in the heart of Brittany, enjoying the arrival of spring by the sea! Stroll along its magnificent beaches, discover the Bés islands, the Solidor Tower (medieval keep from the 14th century), the Fort National, the Château de Saint-Malo, its famous ramparts and many more. city ​​treasures.

2. The Algarve, Portugal

Want to rush the arrival of spring? Find a cheap flight to Faro and discover one of the hottest and sunniest regions of Portugal. In April, it averages 20°C and the sun is shining most of the time in this region in the very south of Portugal. Passing through the towns of Lagos, Faro and Tavira discover the best of the region between its dream beaches and the many activities related to nature and relaxation.

Algarve

3. Cyprus

Do you want to take advantage of the three days of Easter to offer yourself a long sunny and exotic weekend ? In the heart of the Middle East, the island of Cyprus promises you sun and heat (20°C on average). On the program: a culinary change of scenery based on mezze, hiking around Mount Olympus, visiting the archaeological site of Paphos, lazing along its heavenly beaches… There is something for all tastes and desires! What’s more, Easter is one of the most important holidays celebrated on the island… Enjoy it!

Cyprus

4. Ile de Ré, in Charente-Maritime

Do you dream of spending Easter on an island, without spending hours on a plane? Take advantage of your long weekend to discover the Ile de Ré, in the heart of the Atlantic. Very sunny, it reveals a succession of colorful ports, authentic villages and endless golden sand beaches… Discover our article on the essential things to see and do on the Ile de Ré so you don’t miss anything during your next getaway.

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5. Antibes, on the French Riviera

In April, tourists have not yet invaded the Côte d’Azur. Now is the perfect time to enjoy the Mediterranean landscapes just for you! And the good news is that there are a lot of things to see and do in Antibes : visit of the old town, the Provençal markets, the Picasso museum, the Cap d’Antibes, the beaches… If the length of your stay allows it, the region conceals many treasures that we recommend you discover. Magnificent natural sites, pretty beaches, typical villages… It is often enough to drive only a few minutes from Antibes to find yourself facing fabulous places!

6. Marrakech, Morocco

For travelers looking for sunshine and a change of scenery, we suggest finding a flight to Marrakech and discovering a warm and fascinating city. It averages 25°C at this time in Morocco, enough to make the most of the souks, gardens, palm groves and other camel rides. Our article on the essentials in Marrakech gives you all the information to not miss anything during your visit as well as tips for getting around the city and finding the best area to stay.

Marrakesh tajine

7. Deauville, in Normandy

With only a 2h30 drive from Paris, Deauville is one of the easiest easter weekend destinations and the most accessible. Take advantage of these three days of vacation to stroll on the beach, get lost in Old Deauville, admire its luxury villas, treat yourself to a thalassotherapy session, attend a horse show, go shopping… And other essentials to be found in our dedicated article which also gives you advice on where to stay and how to get around!

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8. Andalusia, Spain

At Easter, the average temperature is 20°C in Andalusia, this region located in the very south of Spain. Under a big blue sky sprinkled with sunshine, walk around olive grovesfascinating cities (Seville, Granada, Malaga…) and small local markets, without failing to delight you with tasty tapas.

9. Haute-Corse, France

To offer you a exotic and inexpensive Easter weekend, find a plane ticket to Bastia and take the direction of Haute-Corse. Nothing like Corsica to enjoy the first heat of the year while avoiding the tourist influx of summer! Among the essentials around Bastia: go laze along its beaches (Toga and Marana to name a few) or discover the nature reserve of Biguglia, the many balcony villages around Bastia and many others exceptional places.

10. Corfu, Greece

Lovers of Mediterranean landscapes, you will love discovering the island of Corfu, in Greece. In April, the island is still largely spared from tourism and yet the sun is shining. Now is the perfect time to explore this island of wild beauty and full of history, its Venetian monuments, its wooded mountains and its pleasant beaches.

And you, what is your program for the Easter weekend?

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